Event Details

Alcohol Occasionals

SHAAP/SARN Seminar Edinburgh

Date: Monday, 23 April 2018


Venue:

Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh
9 Queen Street
EDINBURGH
EH2 1JQ

Overview

Scottish Health Action on Alcohol Problems (SHAAP) and the Scottish Alcohol Research Network (SARN) are pleased to organise the lunchtime 'Alcohol Occasional' seminars. These showcase innovative research on alcohol use and provide the chance for researchers, practitioners and policymakers and members of the public to hear and discuss alcohol-related topics, over lunch at the historic Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh at 9 Queen Street, Edinburgh.

This season will focus specifically on Alcohol and Social Justice.

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Programme

2017/18 Programme

All of the Alcohol Occasional seminars will be run in conjunction with the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh and will take place from 1230 – 1400 at their historic premises at 9 Queen Street Edinburgh, EH2 1JQ. Lunch will be provided free of charge.

06/11/17

Social justice, alcohol and youth transitions: findings from a case study in Edinburgh
Dr Eric Carlin, SHAAP, Birkbeck, University of London & Edinburgh University

04/12/17

Alcohol-related deaths in Glasgow City: A cohort study, 2013
Stephanie Dargan, NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

29/01/18

The challenges and opportunities of doing socially just research in unjust spaces
Vic Troy, Glasgow Caledonian University

12/03/18

Alcohol harm reduction through a social justice lens: lessons from Canada
Dr Bernie Pauly, Centre for Addictions Research of BC, Victoria, Canada

23/04/18

Accounting for harms: the role of qualitative sociology in social justice approaches to alcohol and suicide
Dr Amy Chandler, University of Edinburgh

28/05/18

Drunk and doubly deviant? Gender, intoxication and assault
Dr Carly Lightowlers, University of Liverpool

Important: These events are popular and places are limited. We need you to confirm if you would like to attend these events. You can register via EventBrite by clicking on the title of the event(s) you wish to attend. If you have not booked, you will not have a place.

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Fees

Important: These events are popular and places are limited. We need you to confirm if you would like to attend these events. You can register via EventBrite by clicking on the title of the event(s) you wish to attend. If you have not booked, you will not have a place.

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Further Info

Access

As a listed building, the College has restricted disabled access. A wheelchair lift is provided at the rear of the College giving access to the Conference Centre and the main historic rooms, but not all of the smaller rooms used for educational events. For further information and assistance please contact the RCPE Co-ordinator responsible for the event.

Directions to the College

Interactive map and directions

Download pdf map and directions

Bicycle racks are available for cyclists at the door to 8 Queen Street. For access to further bicycle racks, please ask at reception.

Local walking routes

Three short walks can be enjoyed from the College. So if you are visiting us, why not explore the local area. Details can be found at Medal Routes.

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